Every human is an artist. And this is the main art that we have: the creation of our story. Don Miguel Ruiz
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Exhibits and Events- 2018
Galloway Ridge Artists Collaboration October 20, 2017 – January 10, 2018. Reception, Friday, October 20th, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Galloway Ridge at Fearrington Village, Pittsboro NC The collaboration partnership for artists in Chatham, Alamance, Orange, Lee and Moore Counties, juried exhibit. Past Event - Personal Note: A wonderful group exhibit and a fantastic reception. Praise for the judges and the organizers. Thank you, Galloway Ridge.
Celebrate Fearrington Artists Sunday, March 15th 3 pm-5 pm The Gathering Place, Fearrington Village, NC Celebrate Fearrington Artists - Party and Art Market will be held Sunday, March 11th 3:00 pm to 5 pm. Our Fearrington and Galloway Ridge neighbors and their guests are invited. The exhibit in The Gathering Place featuring the work of ASFV artists on the Studio Tour will be up until Saturday morning, April 28th Past Event - Personal Note: Our "Celebrate Fearrington Artists Party” was a success! The artists had the opportunity to show and sell their artwork; invite friends and neighbors to visit their tables and/or studios, and welcome new Fearrington artists to our creative community. It was a time to mingle, talk about our art and see what the other artists have been working on. ASFV decided that this will be an annualcelebration!
Artist Studios at Fearrington Village Open Studio Tour 2018 Saturday, April 14th 10 am-5 pm; Sunday, April 15th Noon-5 pm Artist Studios at Fearrington Village welcomes visitors for our annual, free, self-guided tour of the artists’ studios. Eighteen artists - painters, sculptors, screen printer, jewelers, woodworkers, and fiber artists invite you to explore, meet the artists and purchase art. Brochures are available at more than 100 locations throughout Chatham, Orange, Durham, and Wake counties. For a list of locations, to view or download the brochure/map go to www.fearringtonartists.org. Fearrington Village, Pittsboro NC is located off US15-501, 8 miles south of Chapel Hill. fearringtonartists.org Upcoming Event - Personal Note: I am currently the President of ASFV and Studio Tour Coordinator. I am excited because this year I will be visiting the studios of my dear Fearrington artist friends. Hope you will join me.
Bynum Bridge Fest 2018 Saturday, April 21st 10 am-5 pm Bynum Bridge Fest is a one-day, juried Art Market held on the pedestrian bridge overlooking the Haw River in Bynum NC. Applauded for the diversity and affordability of work, a great atmosphere and a beautiful venue, the Bynum Bridge Fest is now the largest Art Festival in Chatham County featuring 49 artists! The range of art work is incredible and there is truly something for every person and every taste including: - Encaustics - Folk Art - Jewelry - Metal Sculpture - Photography - Pottery - Textiles - Wood working - Paintings and more. bephilarthropy.com/bridge-fest Upcoming Event - Personal Note: Come join in the fun. Visit me at booth #40
Drawings, Watercolor & Photography April 28th thru June 2nd, 2018 Three artist present works representing three different approaches, Leslie Palmer- drawings, Sue Klapper-watercolors and Matthew Leavitt -protography The Gathering Place, Fearrington Village, Pittsboro Upcoming Event - Personal Note: Looking forward to once again participating in Chatham Artist Guild events
Two Artists, Two Perspectives June 2nd thru Aug 4th, 2018 Reception is Sunday, June 3rd. 3-5pm The Carolina Brewery, Pittsboro - The abstract visions of Horty Jacobs and Leslie Palmer Upcoming Event - Personal Note: Looking forward to once again participating in Chatham Artist Guild events
Fearrington Artists Exhibit - NC Arts Incubator June 16th thru July 18th, 2018 Reception is Saturday, June 16th. The North Carolina Arts Incubator will host a juried exhibit of work by Fearrington Artists in the PAF Gallery located at 223 N Chatham Ave, Siler City, NC. Artist Studios at Fearrington Village represents the full range of artistic experience, from those who have made art their lifetime career to newcomers exploring the inroads of their visual talents. Upcoming Event - Personal Note: ASFV is always looking for opportunities to exhibit our art. If you know of a venue looking for a curated, juried exhibit please contact me. WE even happily help hang, label and promote the exhibit.
Chatham Artist Guild Exhibits Dates to be announced I am happy to announce that I am a returning member of the Chatham Artists Guild. As an active participant and past president I am thrilled to once again help to raise awareness and appreciation for the visual arts. chathamartistsguild.org Upcoming Events - Personal Note: As a past president and returning artist I am thrilled to once again help to "raise awareness and appreciation for the visual arts, to connect our artists and art patrons, and educate the community, and cultivating new patrons, regarding the arts." - the Guild's mission. I am proud to be part of this professional organization. 2018 will be the Guild's 26th year of bringing art to the people of North Carolina.
Featured Artist -Liquidambar Gallery November and December 2018 Opening Reception is Sunday, November 4th, 2-4 pm Leslie Palmer - Layered Watercolors - A Place Called Home - Paintings that reflect and inspire a sense of belonging. Work on display thru Dec. 30th, 2018 liquidambarstudio.com Upcoming Event - Personal Note: Thank you to Kitty and John. Friends and Art lovers please join me at the opening.
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